Webinar 2020 | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy

June 4, 2020

Webinar Description

This all-day lecture series is designed as a neuropsychotropic pharmacology update at the advanced practice level. Sessions focus on current recommendations and controversies regarding drug therapy for common neuropsychiatric health issues and include appropriate pharmacotherapeutic principles and recommendations for patient and family education. Teaching methods include lecture, discussion and case analysis.

This annual drug therapy will be completely hosted online via Zoom webinar. Participate remotely from work or home. If you miss a lecture, you can view the recording later and still get credit.

Target Audience

Advanced practice nurse practitioners, especially psychiatric and family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals. 

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this conference, participants will be better able to:

  1. Work with telepsychiatry patients in a variety of settings.
  2. Identify evidence-based interventions and the role of psychopharmacology in treating PTSD symptoms.
  3. Discuss medication safety tips for use in adolescents and strategies for tapering teens off medication.
  4. Discuss the history and utility of long acting injectable antipsychotics.
  5. Describe how to select psychotropic medications for certain types of headache patients with selected psychiatric conditions.
  6. Understand the research data and the potential clinical applications of esketamine.

Additional Information

Format: 
Conference
Webinar
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 6.00 Contact hours
  • 6.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
11/25/2019
Expires: 
06/04/2021
Event starts: 
06/04/2020 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
06/04/2020 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$150.00
Online Webinar
Seattle, WA
United States

Speakers

  • April Gerlock, PhD, PMHNP-BC, ARNP
    Clinical Professor, UW School of Nursing
  • Kate Kennedy, ARNP-BC, CAQ in Headache Medicine
    Neurology Nurse Practitioner, Overlake Neuroscience Institute, Bellevue
  • Kathy Kroening, PhD, ARNP
    Nurse Practitioner, Kaiser Permanente; Senior Lecturer, UW School of Nursing
  • Chelsea Markle, PharmD, BCPP
    Clinical Pharmacist, UW Medicine/Harborview Psychiatry
  • Bhinna Park, MD, MA
    Psychiatrist, Department of Corrections, WA State, Gig Harbor
  • Matthew Schreiber, MD, PhD
    Staff Psychiatrist, VA Puget Sound HCS, Seattle; Assistant Professor, UW Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Planning Committee

  • Germaine D’Anniballe, MN, ARNP, BC
    Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Private Practice; Clinical Faculty, Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, UW School of Nursing
  • Shannon LeMaster, DNP, ARNP
    Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle
  • Judy Ozuna, MN, ARNP, CNRN
    Nurse Practitioner, Neurology, VA Puget Sound Health Care System; Affiliate Assistant Professor, Clinical Faculty, Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing
  • Patricia Wuertzer, MSN, ARNP-BC, PLLC
    Nurse Practitioner, Private Practice, Kirkland; Associate Clinical Professor, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Brady Rainey, MBA, MPA, MSF
    Director, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Kristen Trivelli, BSN, RN, DNP-FNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Marites Almachar, BSN, RN, DNP AGNP-AC Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Kari Lombard, BSN, RN, NCSN, DNP-PMHNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Sharon Daly, BSN, RN, DNP-FNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

UW=University of Washington, Seattle

Professional Credit


ANCC logo. Accreditation Information

Available Credit

  • 6.00 Contact hours
  • 6.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$150.00
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JOINT PROVIDER

  • Emily Program

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